Hitachi to acquire US consultancy firm in $9.6bn deal

Kelsey Rees
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Hitachi to acquire US consultancy firm in $9.6bn deal

The deal is expected to strengthen the digital portfolio of Hitachi’s Lumada

Hitachi has revealed its plans to acquire US services consultancy GlobalLogic in a deal that is expected to cost $9.6bn ( €8.19bn). The acquisition will ramp up the Japanese conglomerate's efforts in becoming a "leading digital transformation innovator" in infrastructure worldwide. The Silicon Valley-headquartered company has a headcount of more than 20,000 professionals in 14 countries. GlobalLogic's digital engineering capabilities and client base of over 400 is expected to bolster...

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